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Who Will Be Big Man on Planet?

This year 26 HARDI member Distributors with close to 1,000 locations are competing to recycle the most mercury thermostats 5/1 - 10/31. 


Does your thermostat contain mercury?

View our handy cheat sheet to see if it should be recycled.


Promote your Recycling Program.

Enjoy free downloads from our promotional toolkit to make customers aware that you're a mercury thermostat collector.


You May be Breaking the Law.

Many states require proper disposal of mercury thermostats.


Safe Storage and Transport

Proper handling and shipping is paramount to the continuing success of our program and the safety of you and our staff.

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Collection Site Near You

We'll find a drop-off location close to your home.

TRC Highlights

Hard work pays off. See what we've done lately to help protect the environment.

Latest News

A Great Year for Collection Growth

Posted May 20, 2015

In 2012 TRC created the Mercury Recovery Index (MRI). The index compares the amount of mercury recovered each year in percentage terms as compared to an index base year, which in most cases has been set at 2007 to match...

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Latest Media Release

Johnstone Supply of Rockford, IL Named Top Mercury Thermostat Recycler of 2014

Posted Jul 28, 2015

Thermostat Recycling Corporation (TRC) named Rockford, of Johnstone Supply, the top mercury thermostat recycler of 2014. The location recycled 1,865 thermostats, equaling 15 pounds of mercury, which accounted for 12% of...

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The Culture of Thermostats

Posted Jun 11, 2015

A blog from our talented summer intern, Quincy Kittle:

Imagine a five-year old girl wearing an outfit with enough sparkles on it to blind incoming traffic, adorned with bright red lipstick, perched proudly on top of a...

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